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The Importance of Prenatal Care

Prenatal care is essential for a healthy pregnancy and safe delivery. Here’s what you need to know about what to expect from your prenatal care and why it’s vital for both mother and baby.
Jul 13th, 2023

The Link Between Menopause and Insomnia

Insomnia is a common symptom during menopause. Like hot flashes and other symptoms, insomnia can affect your quality of life and sense of well-being. Here’s what you need to know about menopause symptoms and how to find relief.
Jun 7th, 2023

3 Reasons You Need a Colposcopy

Depending on the results of your pap smear or HPV exam, you may need additional screening with a colposcopy. Here’s what you need to know about when a colposcopy is needed and what to expect.
May 8th, 2023

Why Do I Keep Getting Pelvic Pain Halfway Through My Cycle?

Occasional pelvic pain and cramps during your menstrual cycle are normal and usually not a cause for concern. Here’s what you need to know about period-related menstrual pain and when to talk to your doctor if you’re experiencing it.
Apr 6th, 2023

Is All Birth Control the Same? 4 Types to Consider

All birth control is not created equal. There are several types available, depending on your health, lifestyle, and reproductive needs. Here are four types of birth control to consider and how to decide which is best for you.
Mar 14th, 2023

Considering Treatment Options for Endometriosis

Living with endometriosis can be painful and debilitating and impact your health in many ways. Here’s what you need to know about the treatment options for endometriosis, and when to seek help for your symptoms.
Feb 17th, 2023

How Often Do I Need a Well-Woman Exam?

Regular well-woman exams are essential for your health. Depending on your age, you may need more or less. Here’s what to expect at your next well-woman exam and when to schedule an appointment.
Dec 12th, 2022

Do Fibroids Go Away on Their Own?

If you have fibroids, your treatment options will vary depending on your symptoms and lifestyle. Here’s what you need to know about fibroid symptoms, treatment, and when to seek medical treatment.
Nov 9th, 2022

Can Hormone Replacement Therapy Help My Sex Life?

Hormone imbalances and the effects of perimenopause and menopause can affect your sex drive and quality. Here’s what you need to know about hormone replacement therapy and how it can help your sex life.
Aug 8th, 2022

How Well Do Barrier Methods for Birth Control Work?

There are several forms of birth control available depending on your health, lifestyle, and personal preferences. Here’s what you need to know about barrier method birth control and whether it’s right for you.
Jul 3rd, 2022

Are Ultrasounds Safe?

Ultrasounds are a safe and effective diagnostic tool used during pregnancy and health screenings. Here’s what you need to know about ultrasound safety and how they work.
Jun 1st, 2022

When Is a Hysterectomy Necessary?

Several medical conditions may require a full or partial hysterectomy. Here’s what you need to know about the procedure and when it might be necessary. Read on to learn more.
May 1st, 2022

How Menopause Affects Your Bones

Women begin to lose bone density as they age, and the risk of developing osteoporosis increases after menopause. Here’s what you need to know about the relationship between menopause and bone density and what you can do to maintain strong bones.
Apr 4th, 2022

The 4 Steps That Must Happen to Get Pregnant

If you’re trying to get pregnant or intend to in the future, here are the four primary steps you need to know. Understanding what happens at each stage can create a fertility and pregnancy plan that works for you.
Mar 14th, 2022

Is Endometriosis a Permanent Condition?

While there isn’t a cure for endometriosis, there are several treatment options available to help manage its symptoms and side effects. Here’s what you need to know about endometriosis and the treatment options available to you.
Dec 12th, 2021

What Types of Birth Control Are Available to Me?

There are many types of birth control available depending on your lifestyle and health needs. Here’s what you need to know about the different types of birth control available to you and how to choose the best option.
Nov 11th, 2021

5 Signs of Low Estrogen Levels

It’s normal for hormone levels to fluctuate on occasion. But if your estrogen levels get too low, you might experience some uncomfortable symptoms. Here’s what you need to know about low estrogen and what symptoms to look out for.
Oct 11th, 2021

How Much Period Pain and Flow Is Normal?

Period cramps and the occasional heavy flow are normal, but significant period pain and heavy bleeding on a regular basis can be signs of a problem. Here’s how to figure out if your period symptoms are normal and when to see a gynecologist.
Sep 8th, 2021

5 Signs You’ve Entered Perimenopause

Perimenopause affects every woman differently. Here’s what you need to know about the typical signs of perimenopause and when you should speak to our medical team about your symptoms.
Aug 13th, 2021

IUD Versus Birth Control Pills: Which Is Right for Me?

There are many types of birth control. Here’s what you need to know about the differences between an IUD and birth control pills and how to choose the correct birth control method for your needs and lifestyle.
Jul 15th, 2021

When to See a Doctor About Infertility

Many people struggle to get pregnant. And when they do, many have trouble carrying a pregnancy to full term. Here’s what you need to know about infertility and when to see a doctor if you are planning or struggling to get pregnant.
Jun 22nd, 2021

The Benefits of 3D and 4D Ultrasound

Early detection and treatment is your best defense against a range of diseases that can sometimes be hard to detect. Here’s how 3D and 4D ultrasounds work and how they can protect your health and well-being.
May 20th, 2021

6 Signs of Hormone Imbalance

Women can experience hormone imbalances at any age. Here are some of the most common signs of a hormone imbalance and information about the risk factors and treatment options to help.
Apr 14th, 2021

What to Expect During and After Colposcopy

Getting an abnormal Pap smear result can be stressful but doesn’t necessarily mean that something is wrong. A colposcopy is a simple diagnostic test to look for abnormal cells and tissue. Here’s what you need to know about getting a colposcopy.
Mar 12th, 2021

5 Common Causes of Chronic Pelvic Pain

Several factors cause pelvic pain. Here are five of the most common sources of ongoing pelvic pain and when to see a doctor for your symptoms. Read on to learn more about chronic pelvic pain.
Feb 15th, 2021

Coping With Chronic Endometriosis Pain

Endometriosis challenges you in a lot of ways. Dealing with chronic pain can leave you emotionally and physically stressed. Here are some tips for coping with your chronic endometriosis pain and maintaining a good quality of life.
Jan 26th, 2021

3 Facts You May Not Know About Uterine Fibroids

Do you have heavy bleeding or periods lasting longer than a week? Do you struggle with frequent constipation or the urge to urinate? These are just a few signs of uterine fibroids. Keep reading to learn more.
Dec 31st, 2020

Which Type of Birth Control Is Right for You?

With so many types of birth control out there, how do you know which to choose? It all depends on your lifestyle and needs. Read on to learn about the different methods of birth control and select one that’s right for you.
Oct 7th, 2020